Students place in Fire Prevention Poster Contest


Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District students were awarded for their creativity in spreading the word about fire safety on Jan. 28.

Students ranging from pre-K to 12th grade submitted artwork in the 2012-2013 Harlingen Fire Prevention Poster Contest. Winners were selected based on their creativity and incorporation of the year’s theme. The message for this year was Have Two Ways Out.

Fire Inspector Richard Alvarez and members of the Harlingen City Council PTA came out to present awards to the first, second, and third place winners of the contest.

Members of the Harlingen Fire Department co-hosted the 2013 Fire Prevention Month Poster Contest Awards Ceremony with Harlingen PTSA and HCISD.

Winners from the city contest are eligible to advance to state and national contests.


To see photos from the evening click here. 


Complete list of students awarded in the 2012 – 2013 Fire Prevention Poster Contest:


1st Place Aisha N. Garcia Austin
2nd Place JoJo Estrada Long
3rd Place Katelyn R. Cavazos St. Anthony


1st Place Olivia Gutirrez Long
2nd Place Chloe Martinez Bowie
3rd Place Ernesto Aleman Long

1st Grade

1st Place Rita Riano Home Schooled
2nd Place Ayram Rodriguez Travis
3rd Place Peyton Menchaca St Albans

2nd Grade

1st Place Mirliana Limas Long
2nd Place Madison Soto Stuart Place
3rd Place Jina Baena Ben Milam

3rd Grade

1st Place Ethan R. Perena Austin
2nd Place Alyssa Keith Long
3rd Place Zoe Reyes Stuart

4th Grade

1st Place Adrian De Leon Bonham
2nd Place Francis Torres Bonham
3rd Place Sandra Lopez Bowie

5th Grade

1st Place Dolen Freeman Dishman
2nd Place Kayla Atkinson Austin
3rd Place America Montalvo Travis

6th Grade

1st Place Joes L. Reynoso Memorial
2nd Place Miguel A Ramirez Destiny
3rd Place Felix Sanchez Memorial

7th Grade

1st Place Marlynn Gonzalez Memorial
2nd Place Mariana Vallade Memorial
3rd Place Mathew Canales Memorial

8th Grade

1st Place Crystal Lucio Memorial
2nd Place Joe A. Montalvo Memorial
3rd Place Eric Atkinson Memorial

9th Grade

1st Place Maria Sanchez E.C.H.S.
2nd Place Jennifer Cortez E.C.H.S.
3rd Place Samantha Hernandez E.C.H.S.

10th grade

1st Place Derian Galaviz E.C.H.S.
2nd Place Elia Law E.C.H.S.
3rd Place Briana Lerma E.C.H.S.

11th Grade

1st Place Uriah C. Guerrero HHSS
2nd Place Christopher Yzaquiirre Keys Acedemy
3rd Place Michael Martinez E.C.H.S.

12th Grade

1st Place Chad Hamby Key Academy

One thought on “Students place in Fire Prevention Poster Contest

  1. I am so proud of all of the ECHS students who worked hard this year participating in the Fire Prevention Poster contest. Their Art Teacher Ms. Russell did a great job organizing this for our campus and submitting entries. Thank you to the Harlingen Fire Department for another great event.

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